Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril

Written By Dominick A. DellaSala
Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0128129891
  • Pages : 450 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril written by Dominick A. DellaSala which was release on 18 August 2021, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril: Speaking Truth to Power helps equip scientists working on environmental and sustainability challenges with new tactics for success. Global efforts and cooperation by member states of environmental conventions have steadily increased but lack efficient and scalable mechanisms of translating conservation science to policy. The gap between science and policy is growing and very little time remains before the climate change and biodiversity lossess trigger widespread disruptions of the planet's life support systems. This book covers these important topics, providing a must read for environmental and conservation scientists, climate change activists, students, social scientists, economic professionals, sustainable businesses and policymakers. Provides an unprecedented collection of local, regional, and national case studies from scientists and practitioners engaged in outreach to decision makers and the public Covers personal accounts that bring science into policymaking, providing usable guidelines for those working to bridge this gap Includes the requisite information needed for effective communications and campaign strategies by sharing lessons learned

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril
  • Author : Dominick A. DellaSala
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-18
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril: Speaking Truth to Power helps equip scientists working on environmental and sustainability challenges with new tactics for success. Global efforts and cooperation by member states of environmental conventions have steadily increased but lack efficient and scalable mechanisms of translating conservation science ...

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril

Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril
  • Author : Dominick A. DellaSala
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-10
  • Total pages : 450
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Conservation Science and Advocacy for a Planet in Peril: Speaking Truth to Power helps equip scientists working on environmental and sustainability challenges with new tactics for success. Global efforts and cooperation by member states of environmental conventions have steadily increased but lack efficient and scalable mechanisms of translating conservation science ...

Between Scientists Citizens

Between Scientists   Citizens
  • Author : Jean Goodwin
  • Publisher : GPSSA
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 451
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This volume brings together selected papers from an interdisciplinary conference focused on effective and appropriate communication of science in the often-heated controversies characteristic of contemporary democracies. The forty essays represent cutting-edge work from rhetorical and communication theorists studying the practices and norms of public discourse and science communication, philosophers interested ...

Conservation and the Genomics of Populations

Conservation and the Genomics of Populations
  • Author : Fred W. Allendorf,W. Chris Funk,Sally N. Aitken,Margaret Byrne,Gordon Luikart
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2022-01-20
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : The third edition of this established textbook provides an updated and comprehensive overview of the essential background, concepts, and tools required to understand how genetics can be used to conserve species, reduce threat of extinction, and manage species of ecological or commercial importance....

Marine Conservation Paleobiology

Marine Conservation Paleobiology
  • Author : Carrie L. Tyler,Chris L. Schneider
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-26
  • Total pages : 261
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This volume describes and explores the emerging discipline of conservation paleobiology, and addresses challenges faced by established and young Conservation Paleobiologist's alike. In addition, this volume includes applied research highlighting how conservation paleobiology can be used to understand ecosystem response to perturbation in near and deep time. Across 10 chapters, the ...

Science and International Environmental Policy

Science and International Environmental Policy
  • Author : Radoslav Dimitrov
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : The proliferation of environmental agreements is a defining feature of modern international relations that has attracted considerable academic attention. The cooperation literature focuses on stories of policy creation, and ignores issue areas where policy agreements are absent. Science and International Environmental Policy introduces nonregimes into the study of global governance, ...

Closing the Knowledge Implementation Gap in Conservation Science

Closing the Knowledge Implementation Gap in Conservation Science
  • Author : Catarina C. Ferreira,Cornelya F. C. Klütsch
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-01-03
  • Total pages : 473
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This book aims to synthesize the state of the art on biodiversity knowledge exchange practices to understand where and how improvements can be made to close the knowledge-implementation gap in conservation science and advance this interdisciplinary topic. Bringing together the most prominent scholars and practitioners in the field, the book ...

Precaution Environmental Science and Preventive Public Policy

Precaution  Environmental Science  and Preventive Public Policy
  • Author : Joel Tickner
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2002-12
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : The "precautionary principle"—the idea that society should guard against potentially harmful activities even if some cause and effect relationships have not been fully established—has often been attacked for being unscientific. However leading scientists studying the issue have begun to make the case that the precautionary principle is in ...

Marine Conservation

Marine Conservation
  • Author : G. Carleton Ray,Jerry McCormick-Ray
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-12-31
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Providing a guide for marine conservation practice, Marine Conservation takes a whole-systems approach, covering major advances in marine ecosystem understanding. Its premise is that conservation must be informed by the natural histories of organisms together with the hierarchy of scale-related linkages and ecosystem processes. The authors introduce a broad range ...

The Colorado Plateau IV

The Colorado Plateau IV
  • Author : Charles Van Riper,Brian F. Wakeling,Thomas D. Sisk
  • Publisher : University of Arizona Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : Roughly centered on the Four Corners region of the southwestern United States, the Colorado Plateau covers some 130,000 square miles of sparsely vegetated plateaus, mesas, canyons, arches, and cliffs in Arizona, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico. With elevations ranging from 3,000 to 14,000 feet, the natural systems found within the plateau are dramatically ...

Anti modern Environmental Ideology in Environmental Science Policy Disputes

Anti modern Environmental Ideology in Environmental Science Policy Disputes
  • Author : James Anthony Tantillo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 548
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Rational Readings on Environmental Concerns

Rational Readings on Environmental Concerns
  • Author : Jay H. Lehr
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 1992-08-04
  • Total pages : 860
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Summary : "...the 'proof' of man's destruction of the environment isconsistently flawed.... the scientific method is being abused andignored. The errors are not random, however, but are systematicallybiased toward attempting to prove the guilt of man in the allegeddestruction of the planet. Objective science is disappearing and isbeing replaced by the pursuit ...

National Science Policy H Con Res 666

National Science Policy  H  Con  Res  666
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics. Subcommittee on Science, Research, and Development
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1970
  • Total pages : 976
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Summary : Download or read online National Science Policy H Con Res 666 written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Astronautics. Subcommittee on Science, Research, and Development, published by which was released on 1970. Get National Science Policy H Con Res 666 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Climate Change Research at Universities

Climate Change Research at Universities
  • Author : Walter Leal Filho
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-06-02
  • Total pages : 575
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : This unique book provides a multidisciplinary review of current, climate-change research projects at universities around the globe, offering perspectives from all of the natural and social sciences. Numerous universities worldwide pursue state-of-the-art research on climate change, focussing on mitigation of its effects as well as human adaptation to it. However, ...

Standing between Life and Extinction

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  • Author : David L. Propst,Jack E. Williams,Kevin R. Bestgen,Christopher W. Hoagstrom
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-15
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0128129891
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Summary : North American deserts—lands of little water—have long been home to a surprising diversity of aquatic life, from fish to insects and mollusks. With European settlement, however, water extraction, resource exploitation, and invasive species set many of these native aquatic species on downward spirals. In this book, conservationists dedicated ...